Useful Web Links


Advisory Committee on Protection of the Sea (ACOPS) –
Agreement on the Conservation of Small Cetaceans of the Baltic and North Seas –

Better Regulation Executive (BRE) is part of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) –
Bonn Agreement –

Centre for Environment Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (CEFAS) –

Department for Energy, Business and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) – 
Department for Energy, Business and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) – Oil and Gas Authority –
Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) –
Department of the Environment (DOE) Northern Ireland –
DECC UK Offshore Strategic Environmental Assessment –

EEMS Home Page –
Energy Institute –
English Nature – see Natural England below
Environment Agency (EA) –
Environmental Bill Policy Paper –
European Union (EU) –

Her Majesties Stationery Office (HMSO) –

Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) –
International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (OGP) –
International Council for Exploration of the Seas (ICES) –
International Maritime Organisation (IMO) –
International Petroleum Industry Environmental Conservation Association (IPIECA) –
International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation (ITOPF) –
International Association of Independent Tanker Owners (INTERTANKO) –

Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) –

London Dumping Convention (IMO) –

Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) –
Marine Scotland – new

Natural England –
Natural Resources Wales (NRW) –
Northern Ireland Assembly (Legislation) –
North Sea Commission –

Offshore Chemical Notification Scheme (OCNS) –
Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) –
Oil & Gas UK –
Office of Public Sector information (OPSI) –
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) –
Oslo and Paris Commission (OSPAR) –

Petroleum Operation Notices (PONs) –

Ramsar Convention on Wetlands –
Rio Convention on Biological Diversity –

Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) –
Scottish Government –
Scottish Government (Legislation) –
Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) –
Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) –

United Kingdom Parliament –
United Kingdom Parliament (Legislation) –
United Nations (UN) –
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) –
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) –
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change –

Welsh Assembly – – Cynulliad Cenedlaethol Cymru
Welsh Assembly (Legislation) –